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WhatsApp begins testing a yellow pages-style business directory

WhatsApp is piloting a new business directory in São Paulo, Brazil that lets users find local shops and services with a presence on the app, the service’s head Will Cathcart has announced. Screenshots show how WhatsApp will show businesses sorted by categories like “grocery store” and “restaurant,” before letting users chat directly with them. Reuters… Read more

Alphabet’s Project Taara laser tech beamed 700TB of data across nearly 5km

In January, Google’s parent company, Alphabet, shut down Project Loon, an initiative exploring using stratospheric helium balloons to distribute wireless internet (an attempt to use solar-powered drones folded in 2017). However, some technology developed as a part of the Loon project remained in development, specifically the Free Space Optical Communications (FSOC) links that were originally… Read more

How do you cross-examine a whistleblower?

Getty Theranos lab assistant-turned-whistleblower Erika Cheung testifies in the Elizabeth Holmes wire fraud trial Erika Cheung, who took the stand yesterday for her direct testimony, which continued today, is known for being one of John Carreyrou’s sources for his blockbuster article about Theranos. You know, the article that’s part of the reason we are now… Read more

Jensen Huang Makes Time 100 List of Influential People

Home News (Image credit: Nvidia) The importance of technology is hard to overestimate these days, so it’s no surprise that three CEOS would make the Time 100 list of most influential people. This year’s list includes Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang, along with Apple’s Tim Cook and Tesla’s Elon Musk. Apple is more than a PC… Read more

Russian Company Develops 32-Bit RISC-V Microcontroller

Home News (Image credit: Mikron) As we can see with the new Mikron MIK32 chip, the open-source RISC-V architecture opens doors for companies to redevelop existing microcontrollers. That’s becoming even more important as countries around the world look to wean themselves off of Western technologies. But just how feasible is that approach? Inherited from the… Read more

Quick Look: ADATA EC700G RGB SATA/PCIe SSD Enclosure

I would like to thank ADATA for supplying the sample. The ADATA EC700G RGB NVMe Enclosure offers dual compatibility, so you may use it with either a SATA or NVMe M.2 drive. Along with its 10 Gbps USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C interface, it checks off all the same boxes as most other enclosures out there…. Read more

The Apple rumors were wrong

For many who follow tech news closely, Apple’s event on Tuesday had a few big surprises — not because there were completely unexpected announcements, but because we didn’t see things we really thought we’d be getting. Rumors that had enough smoke to be almost a sure-fire thing in previous years ended up falling flat. For… Read more

Samsung begins mass-producing 90Hz OLED laptop screens

Samsung Display is following through on its promise to ramp up OLED production. The company has begun mass-producing laptop-sized 90Hz OLED panels, which will appear in multiple upcoming 14-inch laptops from Asus. “The demand for laptops is increasing steadily as working from home and remote learning become the new norm,” Asus Vice General Manager Y.C…. Read more


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